How to Change Your Nitro RC’s Slipper Clutch Pad

Posted: January 24, 2011 in Uncategorized
Tags: , , If you’re experiencing slow acceleration, low top-end speed, low torque – all this even when your Nitro RC vehicle is fully broken-in and tuned, you could have a burnt out, or melted Slipper Clutch Pad. This is a tutorial demonstrated with my HPI Savage X 4.6, on just how to replace your clutch pad, and re-assemble the slipper clutch set-up.

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